Historic House Listings

That view! Big Bear Lake in California. Circa1920. $395,000

February 9, 2024

That view is amazing! Big Bear Lake in California. The house was built in 1920. It is located in Fawnskin, California. The house features a large porch overlooking the lake, hardwood floors, beamed ceilings and vaulted ceiling. Love all of the windows. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms and 1,400 square feet. $395,000

Contact Candy Hallstead with Wheeler Steffen Sotheby’s International Realty

From the Zillow listing:


Welcome to your secluded haven on the North Shore; only 1.5 miles from the hamlet of Fawnskin. This beautifully updated 2 bed, 2 bath Recreation Residence in the National Forest, offers the perfect blend of comfort and nature. Perched atop a hill, it boasts panoramic views of majestic Big Bear Lake and its surroundings, including a glimpse of the ski slopes when lit up at night. Facing South, you’ll bask in ample sunlight all winter long. Enjoy the cozy warmth of the wood-burning stove, bringing comfort and cost savings. The rustic charm is enhanced by the old-fashioned Wedgewood cook stove, adding character to your culinary adventures. Close proximity to the free public launch ramp and walk across the highway to go fishing at the water’s edge. Nature enthusiasts will adore the generous decking that invites you to embrace the outdoors, smell the clean air and maybe catch a glimpse of a bald eagle flying by. Whether you’re kayaking, snowshoeing, or simply unwinding, this retreat offers the 4-season experience you’ve been craving. Seize this incredible opportunity to own a piece of paradise in the heart of Big Bear’s wilderness. Plenty of improvements have been made over the years to this one-of-a-kind weekend getaway. Features include: Refinished wood flooring, spring-fed water system with 500-gallon water storage tank, forced air heating, public sewer system, 288-gallon propane tank and a basement area under the house for lots of storage.



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